Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "2010 Worldwide Medical Laboratories Industry Report" report to their offering.

The Medical Laboratories Industry report, published annually, contains timely and accurate industry statistics, forecasts and demographics. The report features 2010 current and 2011 forecast estimates on the size of the industry (sales, establishments, employment) for the 47 largest world countries, such as Japan, China, India, Russia, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, UK, France, Germany, Italy and U.S. The report also includes industry definition, 5-year historical trends on industry sales, establishments and employment and estimates on up to 10 sub-industries.

Industry Definition

NAICS 621511: Medical Laboratories. This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing professional analytic or diagnostic services to the medical profession, or to the patient on prescription of a physician.


•Medical laboratories
•Pathological laboratory
•Testing laboratories
•Urinalysis laboratory
•Bacteriological laboratory
•Neurological laboratory
•Biological laboratory
•Ultrasound laboratory
•Blood analysis laboratory
•X-ray laboratory, including dental

Source: Research and Markets